Dobro Lessons

THE CHOP

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AWAY IN A MANGER - Great for Beginners!

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June Guitar Sessions

This is a good one for intermediate/advanced players looking to make what they're playing better. The first concept concerns using fewer notes (that is, staying put on a note once in a while as the band changes chords behind you). Also discussed is the technique of approaching notes from a semitone away (that is, making things interesting by adding leading tones to what you would have played). I wrote detailed explanations of the thoughts behind each lick on the big Tab at the bottom, but it's only legible if you get the downloadable version (top right of page I believe).

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April Guitar Sessions

Hi all,
This month's topic is learning some convenient chord arpeggios that will help you learn the fretboard and ultimately help you improvise on the dobro. it'll be at least a 3-part lesson, and I think this will fill in some missing pieces if you get bored goinig from chord position to chord position playing the same old licks, if you want to find new places to go on the fretboard over chord changes, or if you have trouble finding melody notes on the fly . If you want a head start on my workshops this spring and summer, this would be a good one to work on.

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